DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGY

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides diagnosis and treatment of problems with the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles. Neurologists commonly take care of children and adults with problems such as: headache, low back pain, weakness, coordination difficulties, strokes, memory problems, Alzheimer's Disease, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism, Multiple Sclerosis, seizures, and spells of unclear cause. Other clinics include: Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Association, General Neurology Clinic, Child Neurology Clinic, Child Development Center Clinic, Seizure Clinic, Headache Clinic, Neuromuscular Clinic, and a Multiple Sclerosis Clinic. The department has three laboratories which perform tests including electroencephalography (EEG), electromyography (EMG), and nerve conduction velocity (NCV), to help pinpoint problems with muscles and nerves.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameS. Kadakia, MD
Contact's PositionChairman of the Department of Neurology and Director of the Neuromuscular Division and MDA Clinics
Physical Site Address 12201 Hempstead Turnpike
Physical Site City, State, ZipEast Meadow, NY 11554
Mailing Address 12201 Hempstead Turnpike
Mailing City, State, ZipEast Meadow, NY 11554
Main Phone(516)572-3107
Other Phone(516)572-0123 (General Information)
Web Addresswww.nuhealth.net
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMay17
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
This Program: DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGY
Affiliated Services: DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGY